Your comprehensive source of Things, Adventures, and People in Lake Tahoe!
Your comprehensive source of Things, Adventures, and People in Lake Tahoe!
Tahoe Talk - Good News Friday 5/29/20
Every Friday we change up the dynamic of our podcast to only deliver you wholesome, positive news locally and nationally:- Costco to bring back samples mid-June - 103 yr old Massachusetts woman beats C19 and celebrates with an ice cold bud light- The House approved bill yesterday that will ease many of the terms and conditions of PPP loans- Brooklyn hospitals wipes out $4M worth of medical debt for 4,500 patients- FedEx driver helps connect young boy and Tony Hawk via TikTok- Free Live Streams today and this weekend: Five Finger Death Punch Fri @ 10am, Grateful Dead Fri @ 5:30pm, Diplo + Dillon Francis Sat @ 8:00pm, John Mayer Sun @ 7:00pm- Local fundraiser via virtual raffle of $2k art piece/sculpture for local that was injured at Kirkwood and needed 12 surgeries- Tahoe Bike Challenge begins June 1st
Tahoe Talk - Thurs. 5/28/20
Up-to-date, daily info on news that is happening around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada! Notes from today’s discussion include:Global News: - Global Totals: 5.8M cases, 358K deaths, 100K+ of those in the US - SpaceX did not launch yesterday due to weather. Saturday, May 30 at 12:22 PST next chance- Trump threatens to shut down, or highly regulate, social media platforms after Twitter stamps him with two fact checks… announces Wednesday an executive order is on it’s way- Execs at Walt Disney World Resort unveiled a plan to reopen their Orlando theme parks, starting with the Magic Kingdom and the Animal Kingdom on July 11- #International Hamburger DayNational News:- Unemployment Recap: 2.1M filed last week, 40M+ Total- Miami Dolphins to open drive-in theater at Hard Rock stadium- Did you know: Tahoe sees more visitors every year than the top 3 National Parks combinedLocal News:- El Dorado Co. lifts their nonessential travel ban- Placer Co. unanimously votes to move into stage 3 reopening- Harveys Outdoor Summer Concert Series officially canceled for all of 2020Follow all articles in-depth at:www.TahoeDailyTribune.comwww.SierraSun.com
Tahoe Talk - Wed. 5/27/20
Up-to-date, daily info on news that is happening around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada! Notes from today’s discussion include:Global News:- EU unveils record-breaking $826B stimulus package - Largest in European history, far outstripping the post-World War II Marshall Plan- Chinese President Xi Jinping said his country plans to beef up its armed forces and improve its preparedness for military combat amid rising tensions with the US. Total defense budgets: China = $178B; US = $738B- Latin America becomes the new global epicenter pandemic, WHO releases surging numbers in Brazil, Peru and ChileNational News:- NASA SpaceX launch from Cape Canaveral increases liftoff chance to 60% at 1:33pm PST today- Miami receives half-foot of rain in 90 mins yesterday from Tropical storm Bertha- NHL to forfeit rest of regular season and skip to 24-team playoff in two “hub cities”- On this Day, 1939: The Golden Gate Bridge officially opensLocal News:- NV Gov. Sisolak cancels live announcement and video due to exposure of C19 - Casinos still on track for June 4 opening- CA Gov. Newsom continues to open up other parts of economy - SLT City Council special meeting on Thursday at 9:30amFollow all articles in-depth at:www.TahoeDailyTribune.comwww.SierraSun.com
Tahoe Talk - Tues. 5/26/20
Up-to-date, daily info on news that is happening around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada! Notes from today’s discussion include:Local News:- NV Gov. Sisolak expected to make big announcement today - June 4th target date to open casinos- Lime scooters may (or may not) return to Tahoe this summer- Record setting high temps around the region- Brand new 68 unit affordable housing project breaking ground this week - opening Spring 2021- Whittell High School announced as top public school in state of Nevada - 96% graduation rateGlobal News:- C19 Global Totals: 5.6M cases, 348K deceased - WHO issues warning of “immediate second peak”- Day traders and stock brokers are back on the floor of NYSE Tuesday- SpaceX launch Wednesday at 1:33 ET to take 2 Americans to ISS - 40% chance of launch due to bad weather, catastrophic failure = 1/270 possibility- New ban on travelers from Brazil will take effect later today - 2nd highest case load in the world and some officials estimate it’s 10x higher than the published number- HISTORIC: UC colleges will no longer require students to submit SAT or ACT test scores as part of its admissions process, voted unanimously Thursday in a historic decision likely to have national ripple effects. Instead, the nine campuses plan to develop by 2025 a new standardized test for California residents- National Paper Airplane DayFollow all articles in-depth at:www.TahoeDailyTribune.comwww.SierraSun.com
Tahoe Talk - Good News Friday 5/22/20
Every Friday we change up the dynamic of our podcast to only deliver you wholesome, positive news locally and nationally:- STHS sophomores start GoFundMe to raise $350 to pay for healthcare workers tabs at Sprouts… currently at $530!- Other local GoFundMe news: Clean Up the Lake campaign shooting for $400k “Adopt a Mile”… will start underwater diving cleanup in July- Bread & Broth in SLT in need of some help to continue the B&B 4 Kids program which provides bagged meals at school sites- Old Trestle Distillery giving away thousands of bottles of hand sanitizer and below market value gallon quantities to large organizations… Never even made an ounce of liquor yet!- Tahoe Chamber announces the 2020 40 Under 40 Honorees- Support Small Business Fund of El Dorado County… partnership between ELDo Hills/County Chambers & City of SLT (applications taken today - June 3)- Tahoe Magic paying $500 per month for housing/rent help to those in need throughout SLT- New business, Cuppa Tahoe, opening in SLT on Saturyda- Indiana announces ALL teachers in the state are “Teacher of the Year”- New Hampshire high school utilizing chair lifts at local ski resort for their graduation ceremony- Penguins in Kansas City enjoy art all to themselves at a museum- Priest using squirt gun filled with holy water to bless churchgoers (over Easter, but viral now)- Free live streams: Thievery Corp Fri @ 5pm, Goo Goo Dolls Sat @ 5pm, Trace Adkins Sun @ 5pm, - On this day, 1980: the dot munching Pac-Man arcade game is released
Tahoe Talk - Thurs. 5/21/20
Up-to-date, daily info on news that is happening around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada! Notes from today’s discussion include:Local News:- Tahoe Truckee Sanitation Agency says water usage this spring (Mar 1 - May 5) is approx. half compared to last year- Officials and Mayor of SLT ask visitors to stay away from Tahoe during Memorial Day weekend- Today is the final day to ensure you have the correct address on file for mail-in ballots for Douglas County- Celebrity Golf decision happens todayWorld News:- WHO reported the largest single-day increase of infections (106K) since the outbreak began, and about 40% of them were in the U.S.- 2.4M jobless claims filed over the past week; 9 week total = 38M- NPR poll finds that two-thirds of Americans expect C19 to continue to upend daily life for at least 6 more months- Yosemite announces they will open as early as June - reservations required, no shuttles, half capacity campgrounds (Yellowstone, Grand Canyon, Joshua Tree reopened in a limited way earlier this week)- On this day, 1932: Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo nonstop across the AtlanticFollow all articles in-depth at:www.TahoeDailyTribune.comwww.SierraSun.com
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Terry or Mr. Cincinnati
Great and very entertaining podcast. It’s fabulous to listen to podcast when the host are having fun.
very inside Tahoe
good podcast guys. great info about things to do around the Lake Tahoe area. i’m going to keep listening.
I might be a little bias but I think this pod is hands down, undeniably, by far the best thing since sliced bread.